Charles Stevenson

IRON MOUNTAIN – Charles H. Stevenson, 82, died Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, at the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center.

He was born on June 21, 1931, in Germfask, son of the late Charles and Mabel (Burton) Stevenson.

Chuck graduated from Roosevelt High School in Inkster in 1949. Shortly after graduating, he began working for Michcon Gas Co. On Aug. 30, 1952, he married Loraine Sibert in Wayne. In 1965, Chuck requested a transfer to Michcon in Kingsford and resided here ever since. Chuck served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

Chuck was a member of the United Sportsman Club and was an excellent trap shooter. He also enjoyed hunting and fishing.

He is survived by his wife, Loraine; four children, Charles (Sandy) Stevenson, Douglas Stevenson, Carrie Ray and Donald Stevenson; two sisters, Mary Thomas of North Carolina and Janice (Rob) Crandall of Westland; four grandchildren, Stephanie Ray, John Ray, Teresa Ray and Christine Ray; one great-granddaughter, Mya; and many nieces and nephews.

Chuck was preceded in death by one brother, Robert Stevenson; and one granddaughter, Michelle Stevenson.

Private family graveside services will be held.

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The family has entrusted the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain with the arrangements.